100% plastic-free. 100% biodegradable. 100% compostable. Return it to the soil it came from after use. The bio poncho is reusable for up to 2 years if kept in a warm and dry place, away from direct sunlight after use.
After 2 years of storage, a natural, passive and slow decomposition will occur.
The corn starch (MaterBi®) used to make the ponchos is GM-free, and sourced from & grown under strict EU regulation.
MaterBi® corn starch is a granulate obtained from the Italian firm, Novamont - a pioneer in the field of bioplastics.
With a unique C02 neutral, and methane-free breakdown, within 8-12 weeks (occuring slightly longer under home conditions). Decomposing into naturally occurring, renewable and non-toxic organic materials.
Ocean degradability of 35-39 weeks has even been tested.
Colours used for finishing, dying & printing are water-based, pollutant-free, odour-free and harmless to the environment.